About this object

Modern red wax seal impression of a New Kingdom scarab (accession number 56.20.246a).

Object specifics

  • Type
    Writing
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
  • Date made
  • Materials
    Wax
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from the collections of Norwich Castle Museum
  • Collector
    Henrietta Gurney
  • Place collected
  • Date collected
    1820 about
  • Measurements
    31 mm x 22.5 mm x 6.5 mm
  • Related people
    Henrietta Gurney ( Collector, previous owner); Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery ( Previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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